Victim Services Toronto (VST) is a not-for-profit registered charity helping nearly 20,000 victims of crime and sudden tragedy each year. The agency operates in close partnership with The Toronto Police Service, although Victim Services Toronto is its own separate organization.
The agency operates 24 hours a day 7 days a week with 20 experienced full time staff members, 25 relief Crisis Counsellors, and the support of 200 volunteers.
Established in 1990, this multi-service organization provides immediate crisis response, intervention, and prevention.
VST provides victims of major crime quick access to financial resources for expenses incurred as a result of the crime such as crime-scene clean-up costs, emergency transportation, funerals, and so forth.
Victim Services Toronto also has educational programs which serve to prevent victimization.
For more information on the agency please visit Victim Services Toronto website at :